Application for the Doctoral School in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Jyväskylä, April 1st, 2017 - April 30th, 2017

The application period for doctoral studies in the Doctoral School of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Jyväskylä, starts on April 1, 2017 and ends on April 30, 2017.

Further information on the criteria for admission to doctoral studies, the application process, the application and the attachments can be found here:

The application and attachments shall be submitted by using the electronic application form. The application must be submitted by 4:15 pm, on Sunday, April 30h. Applications may NOT be submitted by email or fax.

The electronic application form can be found here:

For further information please see: https://www.jyu.fi/hytk/en/research/doctoral-studies.

Please note:

  • Admission to doctoral studies does not automatically include a scholarship or research facilities.
  • According to the law, after being accepted into the programme a student can postpone the beginning of his/her studies only due to the following reasons:
    • he/she is completing compulsory military service (1438/2007) or non-military service (1446/2007), or women’s voluntary military service (194/1995)
    • he/she is on maternity, paternity or parental leave
    • he/she is incapable of starting his/her studies due to an illness or an injury

Enquiries: Head of Academic Affairs Maija Pöyhönen, tel. +358 40 805 3076, maija.t.poyhonen (at) jyu.fi.